A new operating theatre suite with three state-of-the-art operating rooms has been inaugurated at the Aga Khan University Hospital today, and offer benefits to patients, their surgeons and the teaching community locally and elsewhere in the region.
March 27, 2015
The world faces serious threats from arboviruses – vector borne diseases like dengue, yellow fever, Japanese B encephalitis – and various bacteria such as tuberculosis and pneumonia that have become resistant to nearly every available antibiotic, warned healthcare experts at a symposium.
March 24, 2015
A one-minute video about Anum Shiraz – a General Nursing Diploma student at Aga Khan University’s School of Nursing and Midwifery in Karachi – who secured the first position in Sindh Nurses Examination Board examination 2014.
March 18, 2015
Teachers can bring sustainable peace in conflict areas by teaching their studentsa new subject: peacebuilding. A process that prevents the recurrence of violence byaddressing root causes. This was the message given at the launch of a research project at AKU-IED.
March 4, 2015
At a ceremony marking the graduation of students from the Aga Khan University in Kenya, His Highness the Aga Khan announced that the University will offer undergraduate degrees in Medicine and Nursing, as well as graduate professional education in East Africa.
March 2, 2015
Adopt a healthy lifestyle and engage in preventive care to reduce your cancer risk said speakers at the Aga Khan University’s 18th National Health Sciences Research Symposium on cancer and promoting comprehensive care.
February 27, 2015
In a speech marking the graduation of 49 students from the School of Nursing and Midwifery and 8 students from the Institute for Educational Development in Uganda, His Highness the Aga Khan spoke of the “multiplier effect” that they would have in building civil society.
February 26, 2015
In a speech marking the graduation of 58 students in medicine, nursing and education, His Highness the Aga Khan spoke of the “multiplier effect” that they would have in building civil society.
February 24, 2015
His Excellency Dr Jakaya Kikwete, President of the United Republic of Tanzania, today granted the Aga Khan University its charter under Tanzanian law, marking the first time such recognition has been given to a foreign-based institution of higher learning.
February 23, 2015
Committed effort within political corridors, education in women and further investment can tremendously improve the existing state of reproductive, maternal, newborn and child health in Pakistan. The issue was highlighted at a seminar held at AKU’s Centre of Excellence in Women and Child Health.
February 21, 2015